Acendre Acquires ICS Learning Group

Posted by Jennifer Craig on May 28, 2019 4:10:30 PM

Acendre was formed in 1997 in Australia, with co-founder Mike Giuffrida's vision of revolutionizing talent management. In 2010, Acendre entered the North American market, where the company has quicky established a leadership position in the United States federal government. Today, with offices in three continents, the company's solutions are deployed in over 200 of the world's largest organizations.

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Tags: Blended Learning, eLearning, Corporate Training, eLearning Best Practices

ATD 2019 International Conference & Exposition

Posted by Jennifer Craig on May 6, 2019 10:11:00 AM

Attending ATD 2019 International Conference and Exposition? Come by and see us! The Asentia LMS team will be heading to the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, and would love for you to join us; we will be at booth #1826 showing off the newest version of Asentia LMS.

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Courseware: Custom Built or Off-The-Shelf?

Posted by Jennifer Craig on Apr 1, 2019 10:23:00 AM

If your organization has recently obtained a learning management system (LMS), or about to, there is no doubt you are thinking a lot about how you are going to obtain all your courses. One crucial decision is deciding between custom built or purchasing off-the-shelf courseware.. Reviewing the pros and cons of each will help you decide which option is the best fit for your business.

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Tags: Custom Courseware

xAPI - Look Before You Leap

Posted by Jennifer Simpkins on Apr 10, 2018 2:04:49 PM

Unless you have been living under a rock in the training and development world, you have probably heard someone utter the words xAPI, TinCan API, or Experience API – though xAPI is by far its most common name. Like many companies that are exploring options for developing custom courseware, xAPI may be piquing your curiosity. However, without any real knowledge of xAPI, how do you know if the pros outweigh the cons, in your specific situation

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Tags: SCORM, eLearning Best Practices

Introduction to Memory and Multimedia Whitepaper

Posted by Jimi Gipple on Mar 30, 2016 2:20:46 PM

We’ve all heard the myriad of eLearning buzzwords right? The mantra of Instructional Designers, confidently projected from the proverbial mountaintop by the eLearning industries leading thinkers.

"Engage the learner. Create interactive content. Gamification! This is the key to successful eLearning."

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Tags: eLearning

Using Video in eLearning Part Two

Posted by Jimi Gipple on Mar 18, 2016 10:18:08 AM

A few weeks ago we posted a blog offering helpful hints for using video in eLearning. As a follow-up, we wanted to showcase a few forms and uses of video and highlight how successfully incorporating video can greatly benefit your training initiative.

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Tags: eLearning

Using Video in eLearning Part One

Posted by Jimi Gipple on Jan 20, 2016 12:07:46 PM

Video is a learning game changer.

Video, when properly utilized, can be a powerful tool for actively engaging your target audience while supporting their learning processes to the fullest potential. Whether you choose to deploy your video as a simple standalone clip delivered via mobile devices or as an element of a larger eLearning course, video enables you to build a collection of learning stories from your industry’s high performers, key demonstrators, and leaders. It allows you to establish another level of connection with your learner; thrusting them into the moment, encouraging them to learn, and provoking them to react to the content at hand.

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Tags: eLearning

ATD TechKnowledge 2016

Posted by Ed Gipple on Jan 6, 2016 3:56:00 PM
Attending ATD TechKnowledge next week? Come on by and see us! The Inquisiq R4 LMS team will be heading to Caesars Palace in Las Vegas and would love for you to join us; we will be at booth #105 showing off the newest version of Inquisiq R4.
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Tags: eLearning

eLearning in the Digital Age

Posted by Jimi Gipple on Nov 24, 2015 9:33:02 AM

In an effort to better understand the connection between shifting eLearning modality and the end user, it’s important to outline a few key assumptions about eLearning delivery. First, the workforce is changing.

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Tags: eLearning Best Practices

What Impact Does mLearning Have on Training?

Posted by Jimi Gipple on Oct 13, 2015 1:19:39 PM

What Is the Impact of mLearning on Training?

mLearning is undeniably changing the landscape of current and future education; a determined force driving forward despite leaving many designers in its wake. Adapting your design to reflect the technological and cultural growth of education is a necessity in an industry that does and SHOULD evolve rapidly to reflect the changing times.

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Tags: eLearning, Mobile